International forum-exhibition

LNG: economics, technologies, solutions

was held on 28-29 November 2023 in St. Petersburg

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Status and prospects of the Russian LNG market

LNG production is one of the fastest growing and most investment-attractive industries in Russia.

By 2035, we expect to increase LNG production in Russia to 140 million tonnes. tonnes per yearAs well as strengthening its position in this dynamic market with a market share of around 20% due to low production costs and competitive logistics.

В. V. Putin, President of the Russian Federation

LNG production in Russia

2022

28

million tonnes

2035*

140

million tonnes

Size of investments in the LNG industry

2022

1.5

trillion ₽

2035*

7

trillion ₽

Russia's share in global LNG production

2022

8%

2035*

20%

LNG exports from Russia

2022

24

million tonnes

2035*

115

million tonnes

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Forecast of the Ministry of Energy. From the speech of First Deputy Minister of Energy P.Y. Sorokin at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF-2022).

Format of the event

In addition to the forum's business programme consisting of speakers and discussion of key industry topics, the event includes an exhibition and a technical visit to one of the operating enterprises.

The forum will consist of thematic sessions, each of which is dedicated to a specific topic of importance for LNG market players.

The LNG: Economics, Technologies, Solutions Forum is a platform for discussing topical issues related to the development of the liquefied natural gas industry in Russia and worldwide.

The Forum included an exhibition of domestic and foreign LNG equipment and technologies.

The exhibition part of the Forum "LNG: Economics, Technologies, Solutions" provided a demonstration of the latest achievements in the field of technologies and equipment for the production and use of liquefied natural gas.

The Forum participants visited advanced enterprises of the region.

Technical visits of the LNG Forum "LNG: Economics, Technologies, Solutions" - gave the participants an opportunity to visit the industry's sites and learn from the experience of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region enterprises.

Invited to participate are:

Organisers of the event:

Who took part in the Forum?

The forum brings together a wide range of participants representing various sectors related to the LNG industry.

34%

top managers and owners of LNG plants

16%

logistics companies and consumers

14%

government leaders

12%

top management of plants producing cryogenic equipment

10%

foreign manufacturers and suppliers

10%

investors in LNG projects

2%

owners or operators of gas fields

2%

other

Forum participants included:

Programme composition

Day 1: Opening of the Forum

Key and relevant

News and key aspects of the LNG industry in the Russian Federation, presentation of the LNG passport of the Leningrad Region and St. Petersburg LNG projects.
  • News and general information on LNG development in the Russian Federation.
  • Increase in production capacity and development of new LNG projects.
  • The importance of LNG for energy security and diversification of gas supplies.
  • The importance of investing in new LNG terminals and pipelines.
  • General information on LNG projects in these regions.
  • The role of projects in the development of the economy of the Leningrad Region and St. Petersburg, and the creation of new jobs.
  • Importance of projects for

Day 1. Session 1

Regional cases

LNG development in the regions on the example of the Leningrad Region: news, key projects, investment potential.
  • Increasing the share of LNG in the energy balance of the Leningrad Region.
  • Development of infrastructure for LNG production, transport and export.
  • The role of regional authorities in supporting and developing LNG projects.
  • Construction of new LNG terminals and pipelines.
  • Modernisation and expansion of existing LNG facilities in the Leningrad Region.
  • Plans to increase LNG production and exports.
  • Investment potential of regional LNG projects.

Day 1: Excursions

Excursions to the region's enterprises

Technical visits within the framework of the forum "LNG: Economics, Technologies, Solutions"
  • A technical visit to LNG consumer companies will take place with a demonstration of LNG fuel operation and an opportunity to communicate with a company representative.
  • Visit to LNG industrial facilities effectively operating in the Leningrad region.
  • Visit to the recreational vessel "Chaika-LNG" - the first recreational motor vessel with LNG engines - with a tour of the vessel by project representatives.
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Day 2. Plenary session

Russian LNG

Current agenda, growth points, development strategies
  • Development of new production facilities to increase LNG production.
  • Development of LNG liquefaction, transportation and storage technologies.
  • Increased use of LNG in various sectors such as energy and transport.
  • Expanding export routes and finding new markets for LNG realisation.
  • Introduction of innovative technologies to improve the efficiency of LNG production.
  • Development of logistics infrastructure to improve LNG transport.
  • Improving the investment climate and legal framework for LNG development.
  • Reducing greenhouse gas emissions and increasing environmental responsibility.
  • Promoting LNG as an environmentally friendly and efficient energy source.

Day 2. Session No. 2

Technologies

Technologies and equipment: state-of-the-art equipment, key equipment manufacturers in Russia, technological solutions for LNG production.
  • Application of advanced technologies in LNG production, such as compressors, turbines, refrigeration units, gas treatment systems, etc.
  • Introduction of automated control and management systems in the LNG production process.
  • Use of modern methods of analysis and monitoring, including remote observation and equipment diagnostics.
  • Development of gas liquefaction systems using advanced technologies such as Cascade (ConocoPhillips) and C3MR (Air Products & Chemicals, Inc).
  • Application of LNG regasification technology to convert gas from liquid to gaseous form.
  • Utilising gas liquefaction systems that allow LNG to be transported in liquid form over long distances.

Day 2. Session #3

Money

Where does the money come from? Key investment projects and investors, regional potential, subsidies, international co-operation.
  • Major LNG investment projects such as construction of new LNG export terminals, development of gas fields and construction of gas pipelines.
  • Important investors in LNG projects include large energy companies, financial institutions, sovereign wealth funds and investment funds.
  • Key regions with high potential include Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous District, Leningrad Region, Sakhalin, Kamchatka and others.
  • Government support in the form of subsidies is an important factor in attracting investment in LNG projects.
  • International co-operation: technology partnerships, co-financing of projects and exchange of experience.

Day 2. Session #4

Logistics

Key features and solutions for LNG transport, storage and distribution.
  • Tankers: Use of specialised LNG tankers to transport LNG by sea.
  • Gas pipelines: benefits, features and opportunities.
  • Specialised tanks: optimum conditions for gas storage and safety.
  • Regasification terminals.
  • Gas distribution stations.
  • Road and railway vehicles.

Day 2. Round table

What to do?

Breakthrough to LNG markets: what to do? Regulatory and legal regulation of the industry and its functioning under sanctions restrictions.
  • The impact of sanctions on international LNG trade.
  • Strategies for entering new LNG markets.
  • Effectiveness of existing regulations and suggesting changes to facilitate the functioning of the industry.
  • Creating favourable conditions for attracting investment in LNG projects.
  • Improving the efficiency and environmental safety of the gas liquefaction process.
  • Organising international forums and exhibitions to present the potential of the LNG industry.

Day 2. Evening reception

Informal communication

The final event of the Forum.
  • A brief summarisation and welcome from the Forum sponsors.
  • One-on-one behind-the-scenes communication with Forum guests.
  • Buffet and cultural programme

Invited speakers

The speakers of the Forum were heads of federal and regional authorities, first persons of the leading enterprises of the industry, well-known experts.

Alexander Drozdenko

governor of the Leningrad region

Alexander Gutsan

Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of Russia in the North-West Federal District

Mikhail Ivanov

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation

Pavel Sorokin

First Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation

Abel Aganbegyan

Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, USSR Academy of Sciences, Corresponding Member of the British Academy, Honorary Member of the National Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Armenia

Viktor Martynov

Rector of Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas, prof.

Dmitry Yalov

Deputy Chairman of the Government of the Leningrad Region

Pavel Sarafannikov

President, Chairman of the Board of the National LNG Association

Mikhail Smirnov

Member of the Committee for Energy Strategy and Development of the Fuel and Energy Complex of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Mikhail Kuznetsov

Director of the Department of Mechanical Engineering for the Fuel and Energy Sector of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russia

Vladimir Smelov

General Director, JSC Cryogas

Mikhail Mamonov

Chief Executive Officer of OOO NOVATEK-LNG Fuel

Alexander Klimentiev

First Vice-President of the Scientific and Expert Council, National LNG Association

Sergey Agaurov

President of LLC Arkhangelsk LNG

Sergey Smirnov

CEO of Arkhangelsk LNG LLC, Director of Sozvezvedie Association of Oil and Gas Industry Suppliers

Alexander Zelenin

Chief Designer of JSC Cryogas

Alexey Fadeev

Director for Work with Key Partners, ANO Institute for Oil and Gas Technology Initiatives

Maxim Gubanov

Head of Energy and Housing and Utilities, Far East and Arctic Development Corporation

Irina Gaida

Deputy Director of the Energy Transition Centre, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

Alexey Drobot

Head of Digital Factoring Department, Ak Bars Bank PJSC

Vadim Udut

General Director of NPO Geliymash

Kirill Dyakovsky

General Director of JSC Tretiy Park

Vladimir Pastukhov

Director General of ANO Agency for Technological Development

Leonid Petukhov

General Director of the Autonomous Nonprofit Organisation "Far East Agency for Investment Attraction and Export Support"

Artem Semin

Head of Innovation Development Centre, Banter Group LLC

Alexander Krotov

Candidate of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor, Department of Refrigeration, Cryogenic Technology, Air Conditioning and Life Support Systems, Bauman Moscow State Technical University.

Pavel Kalashnikov

Candidate of Technical Sciences, Associate Professor, Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas (RSU)

Alexander Adoevsky

General Director of IES Engineering and Consulting

Ilya Rybkin

Commercial Director of NPF Fito LLC

Artyom Verkhov

Director of the Gas Industry Development Department of the Ministry of Energy of the Russian Federation

Vasily Zinin

Executive Director of the National Gas Motor Association

Lubov Brish

General Director of OOO Gazprom helium service

Igor Muller

Director of Business Development of Zhongtai Cryogenic Technology Company

Igor Baranov

Professor, Doctor of Technical Sciences, Director, Associate Professor, Educational Centre "Energy Efficient Engineering Systems", ITMO University

Oleg Melnikov

Executive Vice President - Head of the Contracts Banking Department of JSC Gazprombank

Felix Shamrai

General Director of Shipbuilding Competitiveness Centre LLC

Konstantin Grinevich

Managing Partner of Golos Proekt LLC

Volodymyr Martsenyuk

Managing Director, Head of the Import Substitution Competence Centre in the Fuel and Energy Sector of the Agency for Technological Development

Alexei Semyonov

Development Director of Grasys JSC

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  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
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  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
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  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
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You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
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You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
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You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
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You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
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You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
Close

You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
Close

You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
Close

You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
Close

You get:

  • A ready-made solution for the operation of your business
  • Expansion of client base, negotiations at the LPR level
  • Accelerating market entry and gaining market share
  • Loyalty of existing customers and attraction of new customers
  • Direct contact with the head of the client company
  • Confidence of CA in the company's products and services
  • Saved time and money by learning from the experience of colleagues
  • Opportunity to combine a visit to a status forum and operating enterprises
  • Pleasant emotions from attending an effective business event
  • More than 10 hours of informal networking during coffee breaks and evening receptions
  • Benefit from fuel substitution with LNG
  • Negotiations with potential investors
  • Expert opinion on your project and its market relevance
  • Deciding where, how and at what price to buy gas
  • Raising the status within the LNG industry
  • Possibility of obtaining additional resources for development
  • And much more
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International Forum-Exhibition "LNG: Economy. Technologies. Solutions" will be held in St. Petersburg, at the Corinthia Hotel 5*, Nevsky Prospekt, 57.

The Corinthia Hotel St. Petersburg is one of the leading five-star hotels in the city and is located in the historic centre, close to Nevsky Prospekt and major attractions. The hotel offers luxurious rooms and suites with high quality service and a wide range of facilities including a spa centre, restaurants and banqueting facilities.

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  • A fine dining restaurant.
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All LNG segments are actively developing in north-west Russia.

The city of St. Petersburg has become a leading national centre for the development of NGV transport, where more than 3,000 public transport units provide passenger and freight transportation.

In addition, the region has significant potential for further development. Consumers, producers, logistics and other structures serving the industry are represented in St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region.

Using the example of LNG projects in the Leningrad Region, we demonstrate the culture of LNG production, thus solving environmental, logistical and other problems of the industry.

International Forum-Exhibition "LNG: Economy. Technologies. Solutions" will be held in an offline format for maximum immersion in the forum issues and effective communication within the industry.

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